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Scholarships 2014


Scholarship Winners Receiving awards from Chairman Ted Hierl and Barbara Oberding
Scholarship awards, presented by Barbara Oberding and Ted Hierl, to winners on stage at the German Heritage Festival.

To all German-American Organizations in New Jersey

In 2014 the German Heritage Council of NJ will again offer several Scholarships in amounts ranging from $500-$1,000. Once again, we are also awarding a special scholarship to an exceptionally qualified candidate, in an amount greater than $1,000, in memory of our former chairman Ted Hierl. This is to honor his more than 20 years of outstanding leadership in the German Heritage Council.

The applicant must:

  1. Be a New Jersey high school senior
  2. Have a parent or grandparent of German Heritage and is currently a member of a German Club or organization.
    Please Note: proof of membership must be included with the application.
  3. Fill out the entire attached application
  4. Send in an official transcript of the attending High School and include a list of activities.
  5. Write a one page essay in either English or German:
    "What my German Heritage Means to Me"

The APPLICATION and ALL SUPPORT MATERIAL must be postmarked no later than June 15, 2014 and addressed to:

German Heritage Council of New Jersey
36 Kay Road Yardville, NJ 08620

 

Read about the 2012 GHC Scholarship recipients.

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